Explanation of Colours

 

 Colours are used to give an approximate indication of the standard of each session..

 

Event

Characteristics

Master points awarded?

Guide to
Average NGS %

 

Supervised play

  • Paced to suit players
  • Focused on learners
  • Assistance available when needed
  • Teacher present who can help with bidding and play

No

      N/A

 

Relaxed sessions

  • Normal playing conditions
  • Timing to suit player ability
  • Director present
  • Simple Bidding systems only (list of excluded systems provided)
  • Strong partnerships restricted

Yes

42%

 

No Fear sessions

  • Normal playing conditions
  • Limited time pressure
  • Director present
  • Usually Level 2 conventions only
  • Strong partnerships restricted

Yes

43%

 

Club sessions

  • Normal playing conditions
  • 7 minutes per board
  • Director present
  • Normally Level  4 systems permitted

Yes

48-50%

 

Club sessions

  • Normal playing conditions
  • 7 minutes per board
  • Director present
  • Normally Level  4 systems

Yes

52 - 54%

 

Competitive environment

  • Normal playing conditions
  • 7 minutes per board
  • Director present
  • Normally Level  4 systems permitted

Yes

55- 56%

      

An orange colour is used for events that are unclassified in this way, such as Social Bridge sessions.